A mother’s shocking story on TikTok has stirred emotions across the platform, leaving viewers outraged as she reveals a bill for over $300 just to see the confirmation of her daughter’s death. The American healthcare system has come under fire after this heartbreaking revelation.
The Harrowing Claim
TikTok user Linzathy (@whenlifegivesyoulindzes) shared her heart-wrenching experience, revealing that she was charged over $300 to receive confirmation of her daughter’s death.
A Glimpse Into the Hospital Bill
In the viral video, viewed over 4 million times, Linzathy displayed a hospital bill with a jaw-dropping $341 charge for “Hospital Discharge Day Management.”
An Unexpected Bill
Linzathy was stunned at the charge, stating, “You would think after spending $2 million on her medical expenses that the death would be free.”
The Heartless Five Seconds
Linzathy narrated how the doctor’s visit lasted “less than five seconds” as he checked her daughter’s heartbeat, despite already knowing she had passed away.
Fellow TikTokers expressed their anger and concern at the charges in the American healthcare system.
Confusion From Healthcare Workers
One healthcare worker shared their confusion, stating, “I really want to know where the $$ goes. Not to us workers for sure. So ridiculous that they charge that much.”
A Shared Pain
Linzathy’s revelation resonated with others who came forward with their own painful experiences of high medical bills.
Tearful Bill Admission
One user shared a bill of $67k after their daughter’s passing, My daughter bill after she passed was $67k 🙃”
Taxes and Heartache
Commenters on TikTok criticised the healthcare system, “Free? You funny, this is America, if they could tax oxygen they would.”
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